Center for Global Education
The Center for Global Education is pleased to announce that Connor Klausing has been selected to receive the 2014 Mark Welter World Citizen Award. This award is given to one graduating senior at St. John's University every year.
Over the past four years, Connor has demonstrated the attributes and values of a true global citizen. He was the student representative on the Intercultural Affairs Board, developing programming and training mentors to help foster and measure intercultural development within our community. He was a study abroad participant on our program in Kolkata, India, where he did an internship at the Association for Social and Environmental Development.
A Political Science major, Connor participated in the Model United Nations program in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He spent the summer after his junior year working at Witness for Peace, a non-profit working for social, economic, and political justice in Latin America. Connor will be graduating with top academic honors from SJU on May 18, 2014. Congratulations, Connor, for a great four years at SJU!
This summer, you could be traveling the globe and Learning valuable professional experience too. Take a look at one of our Summer Global Internship Programs. CGE currently offers business, non-profit, and research opportunities in China, Vietnam, and Bosnia/Herzegovina, and the Dominican Republic.
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Looking for a post-graduate adventure? Consider teaching in China or Japan through Teaching in Asia (& Beyond) with the Center for Global Education. Interested in learning more? Research the programs on our website, or contact us at CGE@csbsju.edu.